Course code LAD103

LAD103 Cartography and Geodatabases in Planning

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Course responsible: Gunnar Anton Tenge
Teachers: Einar Anders Hegstad, Håvard Steinsholt
ECTS credits: 5
Faculty: Faculty of Landscape and Society
Teaching language: NO
(NO=norsk, EN=Engelsk)
Limits of class size:
EIE/JUS og Byreg, aprox 90 students
Teaching exam periods:
This course starts in Autumn parallel. This course has teaching/evaluation in Autumn parallel, .
Course frequency: Annually
First time: 2010H
Preferential right:
Course contents:
The subject is divided in two parts. First half is about cartography and second half is about useful geodatabases for planners.
Learning outcome:
The students shall be able to draw maps that communicate well and get knowledge about useful geodatabases for planners in Norway.
Learning activities:
Lectures and exercises.  At least to assessments.
Teaching support:
Study platform at practice classes

Grinderud K. (2016) GIS - Geografiens språk i vår tidsalder

The curriculum will be presented in Canvas at the start of the term

Recommended prerequisites:
Mandatory activity:
All assignments are compulsory
Portfolio assessment. Grade system: passed / not passed
Nominal workload:
125 hours
Entrance requirements:
Minimum requirements for entrance to higher education in Norway (generell studiekompetanse)
Reduction of credits:
APL106: 5 study credits reduction 
Type of course:
3 hours of lectures per week. 3 x13 = 39 hours
External sensor approves the course plan.
Examination details: Portfolio: Passed / Failed